foundations of computational agents
Hierarchical planning is discussed by Nau . Hierarchical reinforcement learning is covered by Dietterich [2000b]. Multiagent reinforcement learning is addressed by Stone . Inverse reinforcement learning is introduced in Ng and Russell 
Mackworth  presents some of the dangers and potentials of AI. The One Hundred Year Study on Artificial Intelligence (https://ai100.stanford.edu) is a longitudinal study of AI. It has issued a report, “Artificial Intelligence and Life in 2030” [Stone et al., 2016] outlining recent progress in AI, forecasting developments up to 2030 and studying their impact on North American urban life and policy. The dangers of robotic warfare are outlined by Sharkey  and Singer [2009, 2009]. The estimate of traffic accidents is from Peden  and the estimate of the increase in traffic throughput is from Dresner and Stone .
Computational sustainability is introduced in Gomes . Assistive technology systems are described by Pollack , Liu et al.  and Yang and Mackworth . Smart wheelchairs are discussed by Mihailidis et al.  and Viswanathan et al. .
Shelley  wrote about Dr. Frankenstein and his monster. Anderson and Leigh Anderson  discuss robot ethics. Issues in robot regulation and robot law are covered in Calo  and Calo et al. . The economic, social and employment impacts of AI and robotics are covered in Brynjolfsson and McAfee [2011, 2014] and Ford . Amodei et al.  addresses issues in AI safety. The World Wide Mind is cited by Hillis  and Kelly .